Traditional Japanese Calligraphy Workshop (Near Tokyo Tower)

Become an expert calligrapher in this hands-on dynamic session near Tokyo Tower!

Here in Japan, calligraphy is more than just writing. We inherited our complex writing system from China over a thousand years’ ago, and there’s hundreds of years worth of story, evolution and meaning behind each character, and in turn, how we approach calligraphy.

Our professional, bilingual calligraphers teach you this fascinating history and more, equipping you with the skills and techniques that Japanese calligraphers have been perfecting for centuries. All in the confines of our state-of-the-art Grand TJT experiences room! All customers make their very own calligraphy wall piece, the perfect souvenir from your trip to Japan.
* Duration: 1 hour
* Starts: Minato City, Japan
* Trip Category: Classes & Workshops >> Painting Classes




Become an expert calligrapher in this hands-on dynamic session near Tokyo Tower!

Here in Japan, calligraphy is more than just writing. We inherited our complex writing system from China over a thousand years’ ago, and there’s hundreds of years worth of story, evolution and meaning behind each character, and in turn, how we approach calligraphy.

Our professional, bilingual calligraphers teach you this fascinating history and more, equipping you with the skills and techniques that Japanese calligraphers have been perfecting for centuries. All in the confines of our state-of-the-art Grand TJT experiences room! All customers make their very own calligraphy wall piece, the perfect souvenir from your trip to Japan.

Itinerary

In this hands-on, dynamic session, guests learn about the history and features of Japanese calligraphy, all while practicing their calligraphy skills under the instruction of our professional Japanese calligraphers.

For the first half of the program, our calligraphers will teach you the tricks and techniques of Japanese calligraphy. You will learn the different components of the Japanese writing system and how to write them. Then, in the second half, guests will have the opportunity to put their new skills into practice by making a calligraphy piece of their own on a souvenir calligraphy board.